Los Angeles 1 – Houston 1: The Black and Gold denied all 3 points at Banc of California Stadium

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On Sunday, Los Angeles and Houston were held to a 1-1 draw at Banc of California Stadium. As the table looks today, Los Angeles and Houston currently occupy 9th and 6th spots in the table, with 9 points and 12 points respectively after 11 matches.

After an un-eventful first half,

The Black and Gold certainly were out of the blocks quickly in the second half, thanks to Cifuentes giving Los Angeles the lead at the 51 minute mark. In the end though, their lead was short lived, as Maxi Urruti equalised for Orange Crush, 58 minutes in and seeing the game end 1-1.

For Los Angeles, Bryce Duke, Cal Jennings, Edwards and Moon Hwan Kim, came on for Kaye, Vela, Baird and Blackmon. Houston replaced Memo Rodríguez, Pasher, Maxi Urruti and Jones for Corona, Quintero, Cerén and Lassiter.

The referee booked three players from Houston, Parker, Vera and Picault.

Technical card:
Los Angeles FC: Sisniega, Segura, Murillo, Farfan, Blackmon (Moon Hwan Kim, min.78), Atuesta, Kaye (Bryce Duke, min.46), Cifuentes, Rossi, Baird (Edwards, min.64) and Vela (Cal Jennings, min.64)
Houston Dynamo: Marić, Figueroa, Parker, Junqua, Valentin, Vera, Jones (Lassiter, min.89), Memo Rodríguez (Corona, min.55), Pasher (Quintero, min.59), Maxi Urruti (Cerén, min.89) and Picault
Stadium: Banc of California Stadium
Goals: Cifuentes (1-0, min. 51) and Maxi Urruti (1-1, min. 58)

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